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Dixcote, Wandsworth

Description: Dixcote

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207091

OS Grid Reference: TQ2917371793
OS Grid Coordinates: 529173, 171793
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4304, -0.1432

Location: North Dr, Wandsworth, Greater London SW16 1RR

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW16 1RR

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

No 8
TQ 27SE 4/25
The Grade shall be amended to read II* (star).


No 8
TQ 27SE 4/25
1897 by C F A Voysey. Executed by Walter Cave. A broad asymmetrical 7-bay,
2-storey composition, a roughcast with Ham Hill stone dressings and tile roof.
The casement windows have stone mullions and leaded lights. On the ground floor
the openings are, left to right, a segmental carriage arch with a band of small
casements above the whole framed between full-height buttresses;
a triple and a double casement framing a plain door;
a triple casement;
a quadruple casement;
a strongly projecting Doric porch, the returns canted on plan; and a quintuple
The window heads are linked by a stone string.
On the first floor to the right of the carriage arch the second and third bays
have respectively triple and double casements and 2 double casements linked by a
string at the head and placed between twin gables.
The fourth, fifth and sixth bays have triple casements beneath a deep cornice which
breaks round the piers framing the fifth bay. The fifth and sixth bay casements
are double-height with a lower tier of glazing changing the first floor cullband to
a transom.
The seventh bay triple casement and its cornice read as a half-dormer between
hipped eaves roofs supported on iron stays.
The stacks have cornices, the left-hand stack being of characteristic battered form.

Listing NGR: TQ2917371793

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Source: English Heritage

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